Sanja Pahoki, Under the Spell of the Glacier (2015)
- Edition of 5 + 1 AP, Archival inkjet print on Hahnemuhle Photo Rag Baryta
Sanja Pahoki has a Masters of Fine Art and Bachelor of Fine Art (with Honours) from the Victorian College of the Arts, University of Melbourne, Melbourne. She is currently undertaking a PhD at Monash University. Pahoki uses photography, video, neon and text to explore observations from everyday life. Existential concerns such as death, meaninglessness, freedom and isolation are recurring themes in her art practice. Pahoki work has been exhibited both nationally (ACCA @ Mirka at Tolarno Hotel, Heide Museum of Modern Art, Centre for Contemporary Photography, Gertrude Contemporary Art Spaces, Perth Institute of Contemporary Art, Plimsoll Gallery in Hobart, Australian Centre for Photography in Sydney, Queensland University of Technology) and internationally (Japan, Shanghai, Vienna, Berlin, Paris and Rotterdam). In 2008 & 2012, Sanja attended a studio residency in Reykjavik, Iceland and a 3-month OZCO residency in Helsinki in 2010.
Sanja Pahoki is represented by Sarah Scout Presents, Melbourne.